Elphinstone Point, Mahabaleshwar

Enjoy panoramic views of the valley and the surrounding highlands and mountains at Elphinstone Point. Observe the breathtaking scenery from a high spot and bring your camera to capture its beauty via a photograph. Climb down a series of steps well protected by railings which ensures the safety of the visitors. After the climb sit and relax in the area, with fresh air and soothing winds forming a peaceful ambient. Enjoy some buttermilk, sweet corn, and other snacks and refreshments sold at the nearby stalls. Monkeys are playful residents of this attraction, but don’t provoke them and keep your snacks out of their reach. Plan to see Elphinstone Point and other attractions that appeal to you using our Mahabaleshwar trip planner .
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  • This point is very scenic and u will get a nice view from here. Less steps than other points so aged people can also enjoy.  more »
  • Amazing view - one would see all the different shades of green on the valley. I took my Lahsa Apso along while we watched the beautiful view and we had the monkeys who came to see the new doggy around...  more »
  • Elphinstone point lies on the way to Arthur's seat. Its a great view point where you can see 2 different valleys. Both of the valleys offer a different experience. Although the view was not very clear...  more »
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  • Nice place must visit if you go to mhabaleshwar. I suggest visit this place in monsoon season. Best place for photography lovers.
  • Nice point.. You will get nice views of mahabaleshwar Not good in hot summer.. But, definitely yes after rains.. It will blow your mind
  • It's must watch place for admiring scenic beauty of Mahabaleswar..... Kate's point, Echo Point, Needle and hole point and elephant head point are side by side.
  • Natural beauty at its peak.. very nice
  • Beautiful point to enjoy amazing view of beutiful valley.

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